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What are the standard colors for plots in Mathematica 10? [duplicate]

Mathematica 10 release appears to have changed the default styling of plots: the most visible changes are thicker lines and different default colors. Thus, answers to this stackoverflow question are ...
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What is the default blue for the Plot? [duplicate]

My code is a simple function which I plot for two different times t ...
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What's the default color function for BarChart, PieChart? [duplicate]

If one increases the number of colored items in a BarChart or PieChart one can see that its color scheme is based on a gradient ...
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default color scheme in `Histogram` in version 10 [duplicate]

I need to use the default scheme of Histogram in version 10 but cannot get this information. I know the default scheme used in ...
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Default colors of curves [duplicate]

how may I find the name or definitions of colors which are used by default in Plots. I use WM12 ie, if I plot some function it has "blue" colour, next function has "orange" colour. ...
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Accessing Plot's default formatting [duplicate]

I'd like to plot multiple sets of data, along with trend line fits for each. I can do this by plotting the fits, and then including the data in an Epilog. But I'd ...
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What is the default Color Gradient used by ContourPlot? [duplicate]

What ColorFunction does ContourPlot use by default --- that is, what does "Automatic" mean as the value for that option? The "Density and Contour Plots" tutorial says: By default, the color ...
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Is it possible to define a new PlotTheme?

In version 10 one can define, say, $PlotTheme = "Scientific" Which changes the appearance of all plots. This is fantastic because on the one hand I can have nice ...
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How do I evaluate only one step of an expression?

I am looking for a simple, robust way to evaluate an expression only one step, and return the result in a held form. The definition of a single step is ambiguous, and this itself is probably worthy ...
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Match colors to plot themes

How do I get the colors to match the plot theme when I use a PlotLegend that is separate to the plots? I have had a look at How to access new colour schemes in ...
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Is it possible to determine the individual rgb colors in a color scheme?

I really like the color scheme for ArmyColors and was wondering if I could extract the rgb colors for any point in a chart.
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Extracting RGB color code from a plot

I have let Mathematica to draw a plot of some functions written as below: ...
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Extracting unknown ColorFunction from Plot, Plot3D etc

I wonder if there is a way to extract existing ColorFunction and "override" it with a new function that will depend on original one. This question discusses ...
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Set PlotStyle to be the, say 3rd, default colour Mathematica v11

This question (at least for v10) seems to have been asked many times, but I cannot decipher the answers. I have read a few posts about this - but I don't know how to use any of the answers (e.g. How ...
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Use TraditionalForm (or something similar) in AxesLabel/PlotLegends

I use the following command to export plots to PDF which I then use in latex: ...

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